Nernst Incandescent Lamp

Description (Brief)
Invented by Walther Nernst, this incandescent lamp could operate in open air and did not violate Edison’s patents.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
incandescent lamp
date made
ca 1902
associated person
Nernst, Walther
maker
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co.
Measurements
overall: 10 in x 6 in; 25.4 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
EM*214330
catalog number
214330
accession number
38852
subject
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
from the Nernst Lamp Co.
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